Sentados en corro
Merendábamos besos y porros
Y las horas pasaban de prisa
Entre el humo y la risa
Te morías por volver
Con la frente marchita cantaba Gardel
Y entre citas de Borges, Evita bailaba con Froid
Ya llovió, desde aquel chaparrón hasta hoy

Iba cada domingo
A tu puesto del rastro a comprarte
Carricoches de miga de pan, soldaditos de lata
Con agüita del mar andaluz quise yo enamorarte
Pero tú no querías más amor
Que el del Río de La Plata

Duró la tormenta hasta entrados los años 80
Luego el sol fue secando la ropa de la vieja Europa
No hay nostalgia peor
Que añorar lo que nunca jamás sucedió
Mándame una postal de San Telmo, adiós cuídate
Y sonó entre tu y yo el silbato del tren

Iba cada domingo
A tu puesto del rastro a comprarte
Monigotes de miga de pan, caballitos de lata
Con agüita del mar andaluz quise yo enamorarte
Pero tu no tenías otro amor
Que el del Río de La Plata

Aquellas banderas de la patria de la primavera
A decirme que existe el olvido esta noche han venido
Te sentaba tan bien esa boina calada al estilo del Che
Buenos Aires es como contabas, hoy fui a pasear
Y al llegar a la Plaza de Mayo me dio
Por llorar y me puse a gritar dónde estás

Y no volví más a tu puesto del rastro a comprarte
Corazones de miga de pan, sombreritos de lata
Y ya nadie me escribe diciendo no consigo olvidarte
Ojalá que estuvieras conmigo en el Río de La Plata
Y no volví más a tu puesto del rastro a comprarte
Carricoches de miga de pan, soldaditos de lata


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Con la Frente Marchita Lyrics as written by Sergio Castillo Guerrero Joaquin Ramon Sabina

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    Pareja que se conoce en Europa y se enamoran pero ella regresa a su país, Argentina. Ninguno de los dos consiguen olvidarse y durante cierto tiempo mantienen el contacto. Él, pasado el tiempo y ya perdido el contacto (ya nadie me escribe diciendo "no consigo olvidarte"), se planta en el país de ella para buscarla pero no la encuentra ... Un "lo que pudo ser y no será" o como bien dice Sabina "No hay nostalgia peor que añorar lo que nunca jamás sucedió".

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